(Family Features) Whether you’re a stylist with an eye for fashion who chooses every piece of clothing with care or the casual type who can rock the first outfit you find every morning, the closet provides a place for inspiration. Transforming a bland closet into a truly eye-catching room requires a little DIY planning and creativity.
Creating the perfect storage space starts with your ideas. Think about details like how the space looks and how much and what type of storage you need. Imagine everything from colors and finishes to physical form.
Once you’ve figured out your ideal wardrobe, compare your ideas with the space you have and adjust your plans to suit your footprint and budget. This step allows you to get creative with ways to maximize your space and use every available inch to create a closet that gives you the function and aesthetics you desire.
A beautiful closet probably won’t mean as much to you if it’s not functional, and organization is the key to true functionality. Keep your space elegantly organized with an option like the ClosetMaid Revolution Storage Footstool, a practical, easy-to-assemble multi-use piece designed for closets or any area of your home. Capable of holding up to 12 pairs of shoes, its rotating design maximizes storage for functional appeal.
It’s not just the structure that can bring your dream wardrobe to life; small touches can add up in a big way. Upgrade your light fixture, for example, and look for other ways to personalize the space for a look that’s all your own, like shelves to display treasured photos or keepsakes, or a place on the wall for a vision board that you can inspire you. start each day.
Introduce light and personality into your wardrobe with rich colors and style. Add an accent color to the walls behind your clothes or incorporate color into the structural elements. Trendy finishes can help make the space pop by complementing your wardrobe colors.